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The Super Woman Complex

Since becoming a mommy, I have been reflecting deeply about this tug inside of me to be super woman. I’m not talking about wearing tights and a cape, but rather overwhelming feelings of obligation, expectation, responsibility and pressure to be all and do all for everyone around me. Here are ways my super woman complex...
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Do You Exercise To Redeem Yourself?

There is an universal belief that working out is the golden solution to shedding weight, getting fit and feeling great. As a former college athlete, I received a scholarship to workout.  Two to three hour volleyball practices not only kept me lean and fit, but I was able to eat whatever I wanted....
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What’s Love Got To Do With My Weight?

Most of us desire to find that “special someone” to receive unconditional love, support and adoration from for the rest of our lives. There is a period of time, early on in the honeymoon phase of relationships, when we believe that this attractive and sexy human being we are falling in love with will never...
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What To Do When You Feel Like Giving Up

Last Saturday, I was ready to give up. After what felt like a million squat reps with the weighted bar on my shoulders, my legs were shaking and my quads were on fire. I wasn’t sure how many more reps I could do without my knees buckling and ending up in a sweaty heap on the floor, pinned...
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